Karl Marx in The Pall Mall Gazette 1871

Letter to Frederick Greenwood, the Editor of The Pall Mall Gazette

Source: The Pall Mall Gazette, July 3, 1871;
Transcribed: for marxists.org by Tony Brown.

Haverstock-hill, N.W. June 30, 1871


I have declared in The Daily News — and you have reprinted in The Pall Mall — that I hold myself alone responsible for the charges brought forward against “Jules Favre and Co..

In your yesterday’s publication you declare these charges to be “libels.” I declare you to be a libeller. It is no fault of mine that you are as ignorant as arrogant. If we lived on the Continent, I should call you to account in another way. —


Karl Marx